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Woman, 32, faces seven charges in
Assault with a Weapon investigation,
Lawrence Avenue East and Markham Road area



Broadcast time: 14:20
Tuesday, June 6, 2017

43 Division
416-808-4300

Case #: 17-985122


On Saturday, June 3, 2017, at 5:10 p.m., the Toronto Police Service responded to a radio call at a store in the Lawrence Avenue East and Markham Road area.

It is alleged that:

- a woman walked to the paint section of the store with a golf club

- the woman then began to swing the golf club at the store employees and a customer

- the woman began to utter threats

- the store employees and customers were able to restrain the woman and contacted police

It is further alleged that:

- the woman pulled out a large knife from under her clothing

- she was restrained and, with the assistance of another store employee, the knife was pried out of her hand

The store employee sustained non-life-threatening injuries.

Rehab Dughmosh, 32, of Toronto, was arrested. She was charged with:

1) two counts of Assault with a weapon
2) Assault
3) Utter threat to cause death
4) two counts of Possession of a weapon for committing an offence
5) Carry concealed weapon

She was scheduled to appear in court at College Park on Tuesday, June 6, 2017, 10 a.m., room 507.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-4300, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), online at www.222tips.com, or text TOR and your message to CRIMES (274637). Download the free Crime Stoppers Mobile App on iTunes, Google Play or Blackberry App World.


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Meaghan Gray, Corporate Communications, for Detective Christopher Ruhl, 43 Division